Wiki page for WebAssembly support in GHC

Harendra Kumar harendra.kumar at
Thu Mar 3 17:11:34 UTC 2022

This is exciting news. Thank you Cheng and Norman, and Tweag!

With both GHCJS and WASM officially supported in GHC, Haskell will now
have first class support for JS. I am looking forward to GHC 9.6.


On Thu, 3 Mar 2022 at 19:42, Cheng Shao <cheng.shao at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> We're planning to add WebAssembly support to GHC. This work will be
> delivered by me and Norman Ramsey, the former Asterius team at Tweag.
> In the past few months, we did a strategic shift and focused on
> growing GHC towards Asterius, leveraging existing RTS as much as
> possible. We've made decent progress since then, and we expect to
> target 9.6 release much like GHCJS.
> We've created the
> wiki
> page, as a central point for communication. You're welcome to take a
> look and ask questions (either in this thread or editing that page in
> place), we'll answer the questions in the FAQ section.
> Cheers,
> Cheng
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